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iHub By Leo Mutuku / June 3, 2012

Duarte Design Workshop


Have you ever sat through a presentation that is lengthy and boring, or whose ideas are all jumbled up, and you can’t make head or tail of what the presenter is trying to put across? Have you made such a presentation yourself? I am sure the answer is yes to

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m:lab By John Kieti / June 1, 2012

Yes Youth Can Initiative Sponsors Pivot East


The Yes Youth Can initiative has partnered with m:lab East Africa to sponsor the Pivot East Pitching Competition and Conference. Yes Youth Can is a Mercy Corps’ program in Kenya, which was created with funding from USAID. Mercy Corps is a global aid agency that focuses on disaster response, sustainable

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m:lab By John Kieti / May 24, 2012

MedAfrica wins Ericsson Global Application Award


MedAfrica was on 22nd May 2012 awarded first prize in the Company Category of 2012 Ericsson Application Awards with a prize money of 15,000 Euro (Kshs 1.6 Million). The Ericsson Application Awards is an annual, global competition for application developers on the Android platform. They were shortlisted as a finalist

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m:lab By John Kieti / May 20, 2012

M-farm to launch price information mobile apps in June


M-farm Limited will launch its brand new mobile applications for agricultural commodity price information on 5th June 2012 at Ole Sereni Hotel, Nairobi. The launch which will be officiated by Dr. Bitange Ndemo, Kenya’s Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Information and Communication will be held in the evening of

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / May 18, 2012

First Wave Workshops for Pivot East Finalists


Cross posted from the Pivot East Blog The 25 Pivot East 2012 finalists, on 10th May 2012, attended their first mentorship and coaching training at the iHub, Nairobi. The coaching session was on Effective Pitching .The finalist who will have to pitch to Investors, Venture Capitalists, judges, government officials and

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